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Exuviance Performance Peel AP25

Exuviance

Performance Peel AP25

Item #: 2216290

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The Exuviance Performance Peel AP 25 contains 12 peels (a 6 week supply), which can be used up to twice a week on face, backs of hands, neck, chest and body.

The creators of the original Glycolic Acid peel introduce a high performance peel that is safe and easy to use at home. The Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 contains a 25% blend of Alpha Hydroxy Acids (AHAs) and Polyhydroxy Acids (PHA) including Glycolic Acid, Mandelic Acid and Gluconolactone. Performance Peel AP25 not only works at skin's surface to exfoliate dead, dull surface layers, it also stimulates the process of cell renewal among all layers, to reveal fresher, healthier cells.

With regular use, up to twice a week, this peel has been clinically proven to:
  • Refine pore size and smooth texture
  • Visibly diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  • Improve clarity and brightness
  • Brighten and even skin tone
  • Provide an all-over healthy glow, suppleness and smoothness to skin.
First, cleanse the face with a gentle, effective cleanser such as Exuviance Purifying Cleansing Gel.
  • Apply a Step 1 Activator Pad over the entire face, avoiding eye area, lips and any area of sensitivity. Then discard pad. Carefully monitor the skin's response to the Peel by observing any redness or discomfort, including stinging, burning, itching, tightness, tingling and peeling.
  • Apply a Step 2 Neutralizer Pad to the face after 10 minutes, or sooner if you experience bothersome redness or discomfort. Apply over entire face (avoiding eyes and lips), and then rinse the face thoroughly with water.
Follow with a moisturizer such as Exuviance Evening Restorative Complex.

Precautions: The Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 may be used up to twice weekly, as tolerated by your skin. Reduce frequency of use if skin becomes uncomfortable, irritated or if bothersome peeling occurs.
Activator Pads: Aqua (Water), Mandelic Acid, Glycolic Acid, Gluconolactone, Ammonium Hydroxide, Arginine, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Chlorphenesin, Methylparaben, Sodium Bisulfite. Neutralizer Pads: Water, Glycerin, Propylene Glycol, Sodium Bicarbonate, Glycine, Benzalkonium Chloride.

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ExuviancePerformance Peel AP25
 
4.2

(based on 250 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Softens skin (144)
  • Soothes skin (66)
  • Lightweight (65)
  • Non-greasy (49)
  • Moisturizes (16)

Cons

  • Bad smell (23)
  • Not effective (22)
  • Irritates skin (13)
  • Pricey / poor value (9)

Best Uses

  • Fine lines/wrinkles (147)
  • Uneven skin tone (135)
  • Enlarged pores (108)
  • Redness/ blotchiness (54)
  • Sensitive skin (39)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Beauty conscious (156), Survivalist / minimalist (40), Beauty expert (20), Skin care professional (10)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (132), Normal (46), Dry (31), Oily (27)

Reviewed by 250 customers

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1.0

Would not buy again

By Dee

from Paso Robles

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Moisturizes
  • Softens Skin

Cons

  • Not Effective

Best Uses

  • Daily Use

Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

I used as directed.

  • Skin Type:
  • Dry
 
5.0

My favorite product hands down

By Ang

from Texas

About Me Beauty Conscious

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Soothes Skin

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Enlarged Pores
    • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
    • Uneven Skin Tone

    Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

    I use this twice a week. Never noticed such a difference in my skin with any product until I found this peel. I can't believe how much more smooth my skin is.

    • Skin Type:
    • Normal
     
    1.0

    I would not recommend this product

    By Lorena

    from Fremont,CA

    About Me Minimalist

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Bad Smell
      • Irritates Skin
      • Not Effective

      Best Uses

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I used this product for three consecutive weeks and I did not notice a difference

        • Skin Type:
        • Oily
         
        1.0

        No change

        By Meka

        from nc

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I purchased these during the beauty steals week at half off. So glad I didn't pay more I have noticed no change after using these pads. NONE!

         
        4.0

        Worked well with newer acne scarring

        By Nene

        from Olympia, wa

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I used this product twice a week and did notice a difference in skin tone.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Gets the job done

        By Nikki

        from Mexico, MO

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I could tell a difference in my skins texture and appearance after 2 applications.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        Love Love Love it!

        By Jillid

        from Texas

        Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

        I have been using this product for about 2 years & I love it! It is a staple in my skin care routine. I have oily/combo skin with minor acne. This product helped clear up my acne & helps keep it clear. It also wipes out my black heads on my nose & chin. It has helped even out my skin tone & the texture of my skin is so smooth now. I used it twice a week for probably the first 6 months & now use it once a week. It did dry my skin out around the mouth area when I first started using it but I realized I needed to use a good moisturizer following the peel & now I don't have that issue. Occasionally I will use it 2x a week if I feel my skin needs a boost. Recently I have been using the Exuviance Triple Microdermabrasion first & then doing the peel for even better results! You will notice immediate results with this product & it only gets better.

         
        5.0

        Recommend 100%

        By CJ

        from Phoenix, AZ

        About Me Beauty Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • evens tone
        • Lightweight
        • minimizes lines
        • minimizes scars
        • non irritating
        • Softens Skin

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Enlarged Pores
          • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
          • Redness/ Blotchiness
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Uneven Skin Tone
          • weekly/bi-weekly

          Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

          No redness or irritation with this peel (my skin is pretty resilient) skin is super soft & glows after!!!

          • Skin Type:
          • Combination
           
          5.0

          I will buy this product again love it

          By Prinsislv

          from Altoona ,Pa

          About Me Beauty Expert

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Lightweight
          • Non-Greasy
          • Softens Skin
          • Soothes Skin

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Fine Lines/Wrinkles
            • Uneven Skin Tone

            Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

            Use twice a week Amazing results

            • Skin Type:
            • Normal

            (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Love

            By Traci

            from Clarksville, TN

            Comments about Exuviance Performance Peel AP25:

            After spending 40 years ignoring my skincare needs I purchased this for half price during the 21 days of beauty. I apply it to my face, neck, and hands. After the very first use I went shopping and a lady grabbed my hand to look at my nails and absolutely freaked about how soft my hands were and asked what I used. I'm not even someone that uses lotion so it had to be this product and sure enough I touched the back of my hands and I was amazed as well! I purchased 2 more boxes at half price and haven't looked back since! Amazing product, my skin is soft and it's lightening up my brown skin damage spots as well!

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            • Q:

              I have finished the 6 wk peel, how long do I wait before I can start again?
              Asked on 4/25/2016 by Zibe from Algonquin

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                There is no need to wait in between boxes of Exuviance Performance Peel AP15. You can continue using the product twice a week, just as you have with the previous carton of peels.

                Answered on 4/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              Do we rinse our face immediately after step 2 or should we keep that on our face also for 10 minutes and then rinse?
              Asked on 4/6/2016 by alesi143 from SF

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                Once you have applied the Step 2 Neutralizer Pad to the entire face, you can immediately rinse thoroughly with warm water. There is no need to wait any additional time.

                Answered on 4/7/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              Do I need to rinse off after both steps?
              Asked on 1/7/2016 by Lee from Rogers

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                No, Step 2 should be applied directly over step 1 after leaving step 1 on the face for up to 10 minutes. We recommend rinsing thoroughly after the application of step 2.

                Answered on 1/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              Hi, This product can help my adult acne and black heads . My skin is v oily.
              Asked on 12/21/2015 by Sara

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                This product will help exfoliate dull surface layers and stimulate the process of cell renewal among skin layers to reveal healthier skin. Additionally, it will help to refine pore size and smooth texture which will help address your black heads.

                Answered on 12/23/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              I have this product and the firm ng6 non-acid peel. Am I able to use the performance the following day from using the daily peel? (Basically am I able to use both products with out them causing any irritation together
              Asked on 10/28/2015 by V

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                You can absolutely use both peels! We recommend using Firm-NG6 Non-Acid Peel on days when the Performance Peel is not being used.

                Answered on 10/29/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              is this hypoallergenic
              Asked on 10/22/2015 by carsen from US

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                This product is a high strength formulation that may not be suitable for those with sensitive skin requiring hypoallergenic products. For more sensitive skin, we recommend our sensitive segment of products for your antiaging and exfoliation needs.

                Answered on 10/27/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              Will this help clear up past acne scars/Redish purplish marks on face?
              Asked on 10/6/2015 by Mel from Tolleson, Az

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 will help exfoliate dull surface layers and stimulate the process of cell renewal among skin layers to reveal healthier cells.This product will help even skin tone, and enhance texture and radiance. The appearance of superficial acne scars may be softened over time with continued use of Performance Peel AP25.

                Answered on 10/15/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              I find the instructions a bit confusing...please help. Do I put step 1 on, wait 10 minutes and then put step 2 on OR, do I put step 1 on and immediately put step 2 on, wait 10 minutes and rinse? I absolutely LOVE this line of skincare!
              Asked on 10/2/2015 by Christina from Kansas

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                Apply the Step 1 Activator Pad first over your entire face, avoiding the eye area, lips and any area of sensitivity. Then wait up to ten minutes, carefully monitoring the skin's response to the Peel by observing any redness or discomfort. After up to ten minutes, apply the Step 2 Neutralizer Pad to the face and then rinse the face thoroughly with water.

                Answered on 10/6/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              Will this product help with lightening my skin? My skin is dis colored from being pregnant. I have tried so many others that don't help with to discoloration. Willing to give this a try.
              Asked on 9/7/2015 by Trying to stay beautiful from New Jersey

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                Exuviance Performance Peel AP25 will help with improving skin clarity and brightness as well as help to even skin tone and provide an all-over healthy glow, suppleness, and smoothness to skin. We would also recommend our new Exuviance Pigment Lifting Masque which is formulated with concentrated brighteners to diminish the look of dark spots for a more even tone.

                Answered on 9/8/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
            • Q:

              Can this products (and others like it) be used along with pore strips (such as biore strips)? I've used a few different extra strength peels with different combinations of acids and never had any irritation even when using up to 3x per week but I don't want to have to give up my pore strips as I haven't yet found a peel that clears my skin well enough to not need the strips.
              Asked on 8/16/2015 by TinkEsquire from Iowa

              1 answer

              • Brand Expert

                A:

                Yes, you should be able to continue use of pore strips while using Exuviance Performance Peel AP25. We suggest allowing approximately 48 hours between using the pore strips and applying the peel.

                Answered on 8/19/2015 by Brand Expert from Exuviance
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